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I-D ACTION:draft-bichot-network-discovery-protocol-01.txt



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	Title		: Network Discovery Protocol (NETDIS)
	Author(s)	: G. Bichot
	Filename	: draft-bichot-network-discovery-protocol-01.txt
	Pages		: 11
	Date		: 2003-3-21
	
This document describes the Network Discovery Protocol (NETDIS), a 
protocol that provides a way to broadcast information about the 
network service accessible through the access network where the 
information is broadcasted. This allows several service providers to 
share the same access network. The public WLAN access network is 
particularly targeted by this protocol. As a result a mobile terminal 
listening NETDIS announcements discovers the list of Service 
providers (Virtual WLAN operator) supported by the WLAN it is 
currently attached.

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